The financial effects of the Covid-19 pandemic has called for careful management of our money, including making sure our debit orders don’t bounce. 

When a debit order bounces due to insufficient funds in your account, banks typically hit you with a punitive fee. The fee can be a flat fee per returned debit order or it can be charged according to a tiered structure, where your fee escalates in line with the number of unpaid debit orders in a year. ..

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